Each week, when you sit down to come up with your meal plan and grocery list do you draw a total blank? Do you find yourself flipping through recipes with increasing franticness only to eventually just give up and recycle the same meals you always have? Hey, if that sounds like you, I understand. Finding new recipes can be difficult. Many recipes seem too complicated, too time intensive, or require too many new ingredients. Even if you find a new recipe getting up the nerve to try it is yet another complication. Are you going to invest all that time only to watch your family push their plates away with their noses turned up?
Let me help you out with dinner one night this week. Try this chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe. You will not be disappointed!
This chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe is easy. All you have to do is cut up a few things, put the ingredients in the slow cooker, and then boil some noodles. That doesn’t sound too complicated does it? This recipe is great for the novice or unskilled chef.
This chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe is quick. Sure, it has to cook in the slow cooker for several hours (minimum 2) but the hands on time is minimal. You can start this recipe in the afternoon and then go about your day as normal.
This chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe only requires 11 ingredients, and I’m willing to bet you have several of those ingredients on hand. Plus, since none of the ingredients required are that exotic, anything you have to buy is sure to get used up.
Lastly, and probably most importantly, this chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe is yummy! You don’t have to worry about your family refusing to eat…well, unless you have a super picky 2 year old like some of us. However, most family members will devour this tasty meal.
So, what are you waiting for? Give this chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe a try!
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3 large boneless, skinless chicken breasts (or the equivalent in small strips)
1 28 oz. can crushed tomatoes
1 large bell pepper
3 garlic cloves, minced
1 tsp. basil
1 tsp. oregano
1 Tbsp. olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste
Spaghetti or other noodles
1. Dice bell pepper and onion into small pieces.
2. Oil the inside of slow cooker well, pour remaining olive oil into bottom.
3. Layer chicken, peppers, and onions in the slow cooker.
4. Add garlic and seasonings.
5. Salt and pepper to taste (you can always add more at the end if needed).
6. Pour crushed tomatoes to cover contents.
7. Cook on low for 5 to 6 hours or on high for about 2 hours.
8. Boil noodles according to package directions.
9. Serve chicken and sauce over noodles.
Have you tried this chicken cacciatore slow cooker recipe? What did you think? Please share in the comments.